Weekly Planner, June 30, 2013
Monday, July 1
Grand Junction Outing Club, road biking, meet 8 a.m. Monday at Cold Shivers, Colorado National Monument; meeting 7:30 p.m. Monday; road biking Tuesday, meet 8:30 a.m. Canyon View Park, ride to Fruita and return; hike Saturday, Crag Crest, 254-1656, 986-8051, 462-5598.
The Grand Mesa Backcountry Horsemen, 7 p.m. first Monday of each month, P.O. Box 4872, Grand Junction 81502, 242-8860, http://www.gmbch.com.
York Rite Masons, first Monday of each month, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 242-0120.
Orchard Mesa Lions Club, 7 p.m. first and third Monday of each month, A Taste of Heaven Catering, 2817 North Ave., 242-0860.
Grand Mesa Jeep Club, 7 p.m. first Monday of each month, all types of four-wheel drive owners welcome, 523-5443, 241-6250.
Rainbow for Girls Grand Junction Assembly No. 12, 7 p.m. first and third Monday of each month, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 434-4608, 434-0711.
Grand Valley Rebekah Lodge No. 40, 7:30 p.m. first and third Monday of each month, 245-0694, 434-5161.
Women’s meeting, 6:30 p.m. Mondays, The Salvation Army, 1235 N. Fourth St., 242-7513.
Rocky Mountain Business Network, business networking group, 7:30 a.m. Mondays, Rocky Mountain West Insurance office, 1000 N. Ninth St., Suite 26, 778-3207.
Overeaters Anonymous, 7 p.m. Mondays; noon Tuesdays; noon and 7 p.m. Thursdays; 9 a.m. Saturdays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., in the basement, 263-4496.
A Writer’s Space, 9 a.m.–noon Mondays and Tuesdays, Western Colorado Writers’ Forum, 800 Colorado Ave., work space for writers, coffee and tea, free to members, $5 nonmembers, http://www.westerncoloradowriters.org, 433-6800.
Grand Junction Chess Club, 6:30–10:30 p.m. Mondays, Starbucks, in the Safeway store, Patterson and 29 roads, players of all ability levels welcome, 243-1073.
National Alliance on Mental Illness support meeting, 2 p.m. Mondays, Colorado West Regional Mental Health, 515 28 3/4 Road, 257-0891.
Toastmaster Club, 4:45 p.m. Mondays, Veterans Affairs Hospital, 2121 North Ave., Room 3204, 424-0487.
Anorexia and Bulimia Group, 6:15 p.m. Mondays, The Alpha Center, 1170 Colorado Ave., 241-2948.
Potluck Mondays, 5 p.m. Mondays, Copper Club Brewing Co., 233 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, take a dish to share, 858-8318, http://www.facebook.com/CopperClubBrewingCompany.
Tuesday, July 2
Support group for people with head and neck cancer, 6:30–8 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, Colorado West Otolaryngologist, 426 Patterson Road, Suite 503, St. May’s Hospital Physician Tower, 245-2400.
Grand Mesa Macintosh Users’ Group, 7 p.m. first Tuesday and third Monday of each month, Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave., 243-4881.
Grand Valley Beautification Council, 4 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, American National Bank, 131 N. Sixth St., 241-9265.
German American Club of Western Colorado, 6:30 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, The Atrium, 3260 N. 12th St., in the activities room, 242-2657, 243-9295, 255-9266.
Family Peer Group, for family members of combat veterans dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, addictions, family issues and more, 5:30-6:30 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, Grand Junction Vet Center, 2472 F Road, Unit 16, 245-4156.
Western Colorado Astronomy Club, 7 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, Colorado Mesa University, 1100 North Ave., 216-5744, 242-1721.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4663, 6 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4663, 3244 F 1/4 Road, Clifton, 464-7411.
Desert West Chapter, Embroiders Guild of America, 9 a.m. first Tuesday of each month, First Presbyterian Church, 3940 27 1/2 Road, 257-9394.
Not-One-More Inc., 7 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, 245-8484, http://www.not-one-more.org.
The Compassionate Friends, 7:30 p.m. first Tuesday of each month, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St., grief support group for parents, siblings and grandparents who have suffered the death of a child, sibling or grandchild, 434-3822, 242-2391.
Grand Valley Model Railroad Club, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Cross Orchards Historic Site, 3073 F Road, 523-5990, 858-3759.
Clifton Senior Citizens, noon Tuesdays, Clifton Community Hall, 126 Second St., Clifton, 434-0803, 434-3905.
Wednesday, July 3
Sci-Fi Book Club, 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, discuss “A Confusion of Princes,” by Garth Nix, 243-5113.
Palisade American Legion Auxiliary Memorial Poppy Drive, 9 a.m.–2 p.m., Wal-Mart, 2881 North Ave., donations benefit handicapped and hospitalized veterans, 623-0146.
Hep C Connection, Hepatitis C support group, 5:15–6:45 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Building A, Colorado West Regional Mental Health, 515 28 3/4 Road, 208-4507.
Colorado Mountain Club — Western Colorado Hiking Group, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, American National Bank, 131 N. Sixth St., 242-7411.
Western Slope Brain Injury/Epilepsy Support Group, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Ratekin Tower, 875 Main St., 433-0488.
Western Colorado Business Development Corp., 8:30 a.m. first Wednesday of each month, 304 W. Main St., 243-5242.
Beta Sigma Phi, Grand Junction City Council, 7:30 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Bray Education Center, 640 Belford Ave., 260-5685, 434-9873.
Scrabble Club, 6 p.m. first and third Wednesday of the month, Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, 530 Grand Ave., 243-4442.
Men Against Violence, 6 p.m. first and third Wednesday of each month, 234-4357.
Alateen meeting, 3–4 p.m. Wednesdays, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1425 N. Fifth St.; 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Unity Church, 3205 N. 12th St.
Grand Junction Rotary Club, Wednesdays, Two Rivers Convention Center, 159 Main St., 245-0031.
Overcoming Roadblocks, for men and women, receive life skills training, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Wednesdays, The Salvation Army, 1235 N. Fourth St., 242-7513.
Thursday, July 4
Happy Fourth of July!
Friday, July 5
Free events to celebrate Independence Day weekend, Adventure Travel Club: NYC, 1:45 p.m. Friday; Outward Bound Event, 12:30 p.m. Saturday; Let’s Talk Seniors — Travel Safety, 2 p.m. July 7, The Atrium of Grand Valley, 3260 N. 12th St., 778-3287.
Free Independence Day-themed events, Let’s Talk Seniors — Travel Safety, 3 p.m. Friday; Outward Bound event, 12:30 p.m. Saturday; Adventure Travel Club: NYC, serving red, white and blue ice cream, 2 p.m. July 7, Mesa View, 601 Horizon Place, 285-3175.
Order of the Azure Rose, Renaissance-era re-creation society, 6 p.m., first Friday of each month, http://www.azureroseorder.org, 640-7119.
Reformers Unanimous International, faith-based addiction program, 7 p.m. Fridays, 1600 Ute Ave., 985-0350.
Redlands Rotary Club, noon Fridays, Redlands Mesa Golf Course, 2299 W. Ridges Blvd., 255-7000.
Saturday, July 6
Blue Lodge Masons, Palisade Masonic Lodge No. 125, 10 a.m. first Saturday of each month, 2400 Consistory Court, in Grand Junction, 245-5312.
The Western Colorado Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., first Saturday of each month (except summer months), Center for Independence, 740 Gunnison Ave., people of all ages and types of hearing loss welcome, lunch provided after the meeting, 241-0315, ext. 12.
Gold Wing Road Riders Association Colorado Chapter B, breakfast and meeting, followed by ride, 8 a.m. first Saturday of each month, Golden Corral, 1100 Independent Ave., 270-1508, 245-1850.
Cars ‘n Coffee for auto enthusiasts, 7–10 a.m. Saturdays, Spoons Bistro and Bakery, 3090 N. 12th St., all types of vehicles welcome, benefits the Hospice program, http://www.grandvalleyknights.com, 462-6762.